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No surround sound on ps3

I have a Vizio 60" plasma tv, it is hooked up to my surround sound and it works great.I hooked up my new ps3 to the tv with a hdmi cable, and can only get sound out of tv.How do I hook it up so I can use the surround sound with the ps3?

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Set the sound out put on ps3 to the optical out put then set sound on ps3 to give you dolby digital,dts,aac etc.

PS, do not set the hrtz range above 100 as this can damage your speakers.

hope this helps.

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